Listed below are some services and reading materials that Foster Parents may find useful. We believe in supporting foster parents and so do many other agencies locally and provincially.

If you’re not sure where to start, try contacting your Resource Social Worker or Community Bridge to discuss it further.


Northeast Foster Families lending library


Provincial and Federal Foster Parent Supports:


BC Federation Foster Parents Association.


Indigenous Perspectives Society


Canadian Foster Family Association


Office Representative of Child and Youth


Fostering Connections


Fostering Now

A Child’s Song


Adoptive Families Association of BC


Additional Information:

Indigenous Children, Youth and Families

Bill C-92 Infographic

Mental Health


Anxiety BC

Mind Check

 Kelty Mental Health

National Child Traumatic Stress Network


Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The Ascante Centre 

Sources BC

Youth Resources

Aged Out Website

Federation of BC Youth in Care Networks

Dental Benefits for Children in Care and Youth Agreements Guide MCFD Publication


Protocol support

Community Bridge Foster Parent Program

Dealing with Difficulites in Foster Homes March  (PDF)

Safeguarding for Foster Families

Relief Care

Relief Care Information Sharing form

Additional Resources

foster family handbook
Standards for Foster Homes